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Man arrested in fatal ATV accident after medical records prove DUI

KOPPERSTON, W.Va. (WVVA) - Deputies with the Wyoming County Sheriff's Dept. responded to an ATV accident on May 23, 2020.

The passenger, Breanna Rae Armstrong of Oak Hill, was pronounced dead at the scene. She was only 21.

The driver, 20 year old Dawson Lynn Nibert, was transported to CAMC for medical treatment.

When his medical records returned, he was found to have had a blood alcohol concentration of 0.216%.

That is almost 3 times the legal limit.

Nibert was arrested yesterday, July 29, 2020 by Fayette County Deputies, and his bond is set at $20,000.

Neither the driver or passenger were wearing helmets or seatbelts.

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